Meet the Lecturers: Bob Sugden

Can you tell us a little bit about your background and what brought you to UEA?

This is delving into the distant past – I have been at UEA since 1985! Before then, I had been a very young Lecturer in Economics at the University of York, and a quite young Reader at the University of Newcastle. I was ambitious and decided to start applying for professorships. UEA just happened to be one of the first universities to advertise a professorship after I made that decision. But I think one of the main reasons I was given the job was that UEA was very interdisciplinary and I was working on topics in philosophy and politics as well as economics. Continue reading “Meet the Lecturers: Bob Sugden”

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